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Mar 05, 2018
Turkey detains four Iraqis plotting attack on US embassy in Ankara, says reportTurkish police on Monday detained four Iraqis suspected of planning an attack on the US embassy in Ankara, media reported.
Jul 30, 2017
Turkey defends plan to allow religious marriages amid secular controversyThe Turkish government on Sunday strongly defended a plan to let state-approved clerics conduct marriage ceremonies, rejecting fierce criticism that this would undermine the modern republic's secular foundations.
Sep 28, 2016
Turkey arrests 32,000 suspects in connection with July coup probeCourts in Turkey have placed 32,000 suspects under arrest ahead of trial on charges of links to a group run by US-based preacher Fethullah Gulen who is blamed for the 15 July coup, the justice minister said on Wednesday.
Aug 17, 2016
Turkey to release 38,000 prisoners to make space for coup plottersTurkey has issued a decree that will pave the way for the conditional release of some 38,000 prisoners in an apparent move to reduce its prison population to make space for coup plotters.
Jul 28, 2016
Turkey: Post failed coup, democracy is giving way to consolidation of absolute powerIn the wake of the coup attempt, an anti-coup stance has become a unifying force for different political factions in Turkey.
Jul 25, 2016
Turkey-US relations at stake if Gulen, the 15 July coup master-mind does not extraditeThe Turkish-US relations could be affected if Washington does not extradite cleric Fethullah Gulen whom Ankara accuses of being behind the 15 July coup attempt, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday.
Oct 08, 2013
Turkey lifts ban on head scarf, secularists say govt pushing Islamic agendaThe ban, whose roots date back almost 90 years to the early days of the Turkish Republic, has kept many women from joining the public work force, but secularists see its abolition as evidence of the government pushing an Islamic agenda.